Dec3rd

Learning about the new Sony PMW-F3 – planet5D HDSLR chat Monday December 6th

Posted By planetmitch
This coming Monday, December 6th, we'll have a Jason Wingrove as our special guest in the HDSLR chat! Why Jason? Well, he's one of the first to have used the new Sony PMW-F3 and we thought you'd like to hear from him about what it…
Dec2nd

Cinevate 12 days of Festivus Sale – on HDSLR rigs, follow focus, and Cyclops Viewfinder

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Cinevate (a planet5D sponsor) is having a sale on HDSLR rigs, follow focus units, sliders, cages, the Cyclops Viewfinder and more! Stop on in to see what's on sale. Savings are valid for the entire month of December. [caption id="attachment_6644" align="aligncenter" width="551" caption="The 12 Days…
Dec2nd

Aurora Borealis Timelapse shot on Canon EOS 5D Mark II – you must see this!

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The Aurora Borealis (wikipedia) is one of nature's top 10 most amazing features and we were thrilled to find it captured by Tor Even Mathisen so beautifully on a Canon EOS 5D Mark II (reviews). Watch and be amazed! Aurora Borealis timelapse HD - Tromsø…
Dec2nd

“The Bridge” – A wonderful Canon HDSLR short

Posted By planetmitch
"The Bridge" - we highlighted one scene of this movie when it it was shown back in February and now that the full movie is out, we wanted to make sure you saw it... all 30 minutes of it! This is quite the feat for…
Dec1st

Redrock Micro-Free US Shipping for HDSLR Rigs, and 10% off International Shipping

Posted By planetmitch
This update just in from Redrock Micro (a planet5D sponsor)... from now until January 1, 2011, all domestic USA orders include free shipping and there's a 10% discount on international shipping as well. Free shipping from the Redrock Micro Store Starting Black Friday, all domestic…
Dec1st

Book Review: “From Still to Motion: A photographer’s guide to creating video with your DSLR”

Posted By planetmitch
"From Still to Motion: A photographer's guide to creating video with your DSLR" - Every now and then, we're asked to review a new book and tho this one has been out for a few months, it is not only very relevant for the HDSLR…
Dec1st

Canon announces mode dial locking update for Canon EOS 5D Mark II and Canon EOS 7D

Posted By planetmitch
Canon just announced a program to bring the mode dial locking mechanism from the newly announced Canon EOS 60D to the older Canon EOS 5D Mark II (reviews) and Canon EOS 7D (reviews) cameras. [caption id="attachment_6608" align="aligncenter" width="540" caption="Canon mode dial locking update for Canon…
Dec1st

Winner for the SmallHD November planet5D Forum giveaway!

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This morning, we picked the winner of the SmallHD DP6 monitor from our November SmallHD giveaway, it is Amila C. Kumarasinghe from Sri Lanka with this post in the "Post photos of your 7D setup!" thread. Congratulations to Amila! The funny thing - the first…
Dec1st

Win a Genus Superior Follow Focus on planet5D!

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We've got another giveaway - our good friends over at Genus have generously agreed to give away one of their "Genus Superior Follow Focus" units to one lucky planet5D forum poster. Entry into this contest is very simple - all you have to do is…
Nov30th

ikan announces the new VH7 – an HD 7 inch HDSLR monitor

Posted By planetmitch
ikan just sent out a press release announcing the new VH7 - an HD 7 inch monitor for use with HDSLRs or even those things called video cameras. UPDATE: There was a typo in the original release - the AC107 has been replaced with the…
Nov30th

Pluraleyes for Adobe Premiere Pro on sale thru Dec 11

Posted By planetmitch
Just found out (because it was posted on this thread on the planet5D forum - you should check that out!) that pluraleyes for Final Cut Pro Adobe Premiere (note: I was confused with the original post - it isn't on sale for FCP sorry) is…
Nov28th

Freerunnin’ around the city with Canon HDSLRs

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Free running (Free Running is a form of urban acrobatics in which participants, known as free runners, use the city and rural landscape to perform movements through its structures. It incorporates efficient movements from parkour, adds aesthetic vaults and other acrobatics) is a sport (not…
Nov27th

Double instant rebates on Canon HDSLRs and lenses

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There are more Canon rebates - seem to have been running for a little bit and are valid October 24th - January 8th 2011. Valid on a bunch of lenses and flash units when purchased with one of the HDSLRs - Canon EOS 5D Mark…
Nov27th

planet5D consumer HDSLR reviews-the top site for HDSLR reviews and holiday shopping

Posted By planetmitch
This is the time of year for HDSLR gear shopping and gift giving (tho my mother-in-law would say every day is a time for shopping but that's a whole other story) and we've got a great section of planet5D that should help you with that…
Nov27th

Cinevate’s Pegasus Carbon HDSLR Camera Slider

Posted By planetmitch
Cinevate has produced a video showing off their Pegasus Carbon HDSLR Camera Slider and we thought it was interesting enough to share with y'all. Yes, Cinevate is a planet5D sponsor, but for those of you who've never used a slider, this might give you a…
Nov26th

Jaybilizer.com Introduces the Jaybilizer HDSLR, a Camera Stabilizer Designed Specifically for the Canon 5D mk2 DSLR

Posted By planetmitch
Jabilizer.com has announced this new HDSLR stabilizer designed for the Canon EOS 5D Mark II (reviews). We found this over on latestgadgetsandgizmos.com. Have not seen or heard of this company before but thought you'd like to see it. The Jaybilizer HDSLR is the first affordable…